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On the Island Highway, indoor pool and hot tub, fitness room and free breakfast

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast and free parking
  • Many guests found the location central for accessing the beach, shopping and restaurants
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean
  • Many reviewers praised the selection and food at the free breakfast
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • A few reviewers enjoyed the indoor pool
Cons
  • No on-site restaurant
  • A couple of guests thought that the hotel exterior was in need of upgrades
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Freebies
Free Wi-fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Rates & Availability
Editor's Analysis
Updated Apr 3, 2013
Overview
This hotel is situated on the Island Highway across from the Paradise Adventure Mini-Golf Course. Offering a free breakfast, an indoor pool and laundry facilities, this property is well suited for guests travelling with children.

This property is 100% smoke free and all rooms include free Wi-Fi, a 32" flat screen TV, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a hair dryer and air conditioning. Standard rooms are furnished with two double beds or two queen beds. 

Some rooms also include a separate sitting area and are furnished with one queen bed, one queen bed and a sofabed, one king bed, or one king bed and a queen bed. Other rooms also include a jetted tub. A wheelchair-accessible room on the ground floor is available.

Free parking is available on site and pets are permitted in select rooms. The first pet is allowed at no extra charge and additional pets are allowed for $10 per night.

A free breakfast is served daily from 6:30 am to 9:30 am and features fresh fruit and a selection of hot and cold items. This hotel does not have an on-site restaurant.

Other on-site amenities include an indoor pool, an indoor hot tub, a fitness centre, conference/banquet facilities, guest laundry facilities, a business centre and ice/vending machines.

Shopping and restaurants in the downtown area are a 12-minute walk away, while the Parksville Community Park, which includes a beach, is 14 minutes away on foot. Access to the Inland Island Highway (Highway 19) is 4 minutes away by car, while the Morningstar Championship Golf Course is an 8-minute drive away. The Qualicum Beach Golf Course is 12 minutes away by car. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)
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The Good
Many guests described overall pleasant experiences at this property, among the reviews used for this analysis, and a few reviewers thought that this hotel offered good value for the money they spent.

Many guests described their rooms as clean and some other reviewers found their rooms to be spacious, generally comfortable and quiet. A few guests thought that their rooms appeared to be recently renovated.

Many reviewers praised the selection offered at the free breakfast and one guest said that the breakfast was "just what I needed".

The staff were frequently complimented by reviewers as offering friendly and responsive service.

Many reviewers found the location central for accessing the beach, park, restaurants and shopping.

A few guests enjoyed the indoor pool, with a couple of reviewers agreeing that the pool was child friendly because it offered shallow depths.
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The Bad
There was only one common concern found for this property, among the reviews sourced for this editorial. A couple of guests thought that the exterior of this hotel was in need of updates and maintenance. One reviewer specifically mentioned that the grounds appeared neglected.
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Sources
Expedia.ca gave this hotel an average score of 3.9 out of 5, with 93% of 46 guests recommending the property.

TripAdvisor.com ranked this hotel #5 out 15 hotels in Parksville, with an average score of 4 out of 5, from 79 reviews.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
Analyzed by Tammy B.
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Guest Reviews
7.9
Good

Rated 7.9/10 based on 270 reviews

Ranked #6 out of 7 hotels in Parksville

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9 out of 10 | Judy stayed July 27, 2005

"The hotel was clean, convenient and quiet. Good front desk staff who were very friendly and helpful. Worth stopping at for sure!! We'll go there again."

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6 out of 10 | Evelyn stayed April 10, 2005

"Room was too expensive for the time of year and amenities offered. Very basic and not worth $100+ a night. Continental breakfast good."

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Map Marker Travelodge Parksville
424 West Island Highway South Molliet Street, Parksville, BC